Oct 02 2014Posted In: News | By: Rich Roth
Sep 26 2014Posted In: News | By: Rich Roth
Every small town in America likely has a fire department or volunteer fire department of some kind. Big Sandy is no exception. And every year for the past 30 years the Big Sandy Volunteer Fire Department has held an annual chili feed fund raiser and every year the IX has donated the beef to feed […]
Sep 23 2014Posted In: News | By: Rich Roth
This year with the help of Dvm. McCann and Dvm. Lamb at Bear Paw Vet Clinic in Havre, MT the management crew of the IX was fortunate to learn a little bit about ultra sounding mares and horse oral hygiene.
Sep 22 2014Posted In: News | By: Rich Roth
It has always been a challenge sorting pairs at the NL. The nearly 450 pairs that summer out there are always way down in what we call the “Breaks” country at the time when we need to get them sorted into their weaning groups. In the past we would spend all morning gathering cattle and […]
Sep 17 2014Posted In: News | By: Rich Roth
This year we weaned 473 calves off our first calf heifers at Eagle Creek. The process takes a full day as we must haul the calves on semis from Eagle Creek and the Faber lease to the Whitcraft. During the course of the day calves will be hauled by semi, sorted by sex, weighed and […]
Each year we offer a selection of steer calves and yearling heifers from a long line of cows that date back to the mid 50’s when the ranch was 100% Hereford. Through the decades the ranch has adapted to the changing markets by taking advantage of genetics to improve heterosis and performance. Today the ranch’s cow herd is nearly 50% Black Angus and the offspring produced are both black and red in color.